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Financial Education to Loom Large on a Global Scale

The Department for Education has finally confirmed that financial education would be part of the English national curriculum comprising lessons on public finances. For the very first time, students would be taught how to manage their finances so that they do not fall prey to any sort of monetary complications later in their lives. 467 more words

Online Education

Unpaid Internship: An Unsavoury and Illegal Ground to Deny the Fresh Graduates their Basic Rights

In the pursuit of getting their dream job, many people even oblige to work for nothing. It’s the time that they should voluntarily say no to unpaid internships, in order to completely stamp it out. 499 more words

Distance Education

Distance Education

I haven’t posted since before Xmas 2013.
We had an amazing 5 weeks in Noosa over the school holidays, staying in Peregian, catching up with friends and enjoying the magnificent weather. 307 more words

Road Trips

Meeting the needs of mature aged students and online course delivery

Through my experience as a library technician I see a great importance of ensuring all students have access to library services. In the past I was employed in a tertiary education college and one of my first observations, was that that there seemed to be less people using the library compared to what I remember when I was studying with the same organisation some years ago. 576 more words

Academic Libraries

Is Distance Learning a Smarter Alternative to Develop Africa’s Education System?

In Africa, there was a time when obtaining quality education was considered to be a challenge owing to a lot of reasons. Poor infrastructure, weak economy and ongoing political disturbances were three major reasons that deprived a lot of students from attaining their career goals. 509 more words

Distance Learning

The promise of open, distance and e-learning

Considering the promise of open, distance and e-learningODeL – we need to take cognisance of the high expectations that post-secondary school education will solve many current societal crises, such as unemployment and gross inequalities. 128 more words

Open Education

Pursuing Distance Learning Courses Makes a Big Difference to Career

Distance learning courses are making it easy for many to obtain high academic degree in any specialized area of their choice.Because this mode of higher education is gaining momentum, various universities and institutes are offering online courses either at their own campus or at several study centers to facilitate those who want to make their curriculum vita even more impressive.These study centers are interspersed in every part of our country brining college at ones threshold. 410 more words

Distance Learning Courses